Surfer Quilt – a Unique Bereavement Quilt for Daughter made from Dad’s Golf Shirts

By |September 3rd, 2017|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, How To Quilt, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Memory Quilt, Pictorial Quilts, T-Shirt Quilts, Tie Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Surfer Quilt – Bereavement quilt made for daughter from Dad’s golf shirts

Alice loved her father, but his having been raised in America […]

Quilt for Grandparents who lost their two-year-old Alexie June

By |September 1st, 2017|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, How To Quilt, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Memory Quilt, Pictorial Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Bereavement quilt for grandparents of two-year-old Alexie June

Loss of a young child is devastating. When the grandparents of Alexie June learned of […]

Bereavement Quilt for Nursing Home

By |October 19th, 2016|Art Quilts, Collection Quilts-blog, How To Quilt, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

finished-quilt-re Quilt made for the Sanatoga Center in Pottstown, Pennsylvania to honor those who have passed away.

Nursing Home Quilt

The quilt above was […]

Seascape – Bereavement Quilt

By |February 14th, 2015|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Pictorial Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Finished Quilt re Seascape – Bereavement Quilt made from mother’s clothes

My most recent pictorial quilt was a departure for me in that […]

Quilt made from Cheerleader T-Shirts and Outfits

By |September 28th, 2013|T-Shirt Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Finished quilt re

The quilt above was made by my customer Darcy as a graduation gift for her daughter Bayli. Bayli had three […]

Tree of Life Bereavement Quilt

By |June 26th, 2013|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Pictorial Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Bereavement Quilt - Tree of Life “Tree of Life” Bereavement Quilt

I recently made a series of quilts for a mother who lost her daughter to cancer. Katie her daughter had struggled with tumors all her life and eventually the cancer won, when she was only in her thirties.  Her mother wanted a quilt for her young granddaughter, made from Katie’s clothes, which I made. Eventually I also made one for the mother.  The quilt above is the one I made for the mother. […]

Bereavement Quilt for Mom – Beloved Son loved to Surf

By |May 31st, 2013|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Pictorial Quilts, T-Shirt Quilts, Tessellation Quilts, Traditional Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Bereavement Quilt made from son's clothes Bereavement Quilt for Mom

During the past year I have made quilts for four members of a family who lost their oldest son about seven years ago. He was a grown man who loved life, loved the water, was a surfer, and was beloved by his parents, two brothers and a sister. Only recently have I made the final quilt, one for his mother, which is shown above. […]

Bereavement Quilts for the Whole Family – First the Son, Then the Daughter

By |May 23rd, 2013|Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, T-Shirt Quilts, Traditional Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Bereavement throw for daughter Kendall’s Quilt

When her beloved husband died, Debbie asked me to make quilts for herself, her two grown kids – a son Peter and a daughter Kendall – and her two grand kids, Peter and Brooklyn.   Since the request came a few months before Christmas, I was only able to […]

Rosie’s Quilt – Block celebrating her Homecoming

By |October 24th, 2012|Appliqued Quilts, Collection Quilts-blog, Memory Quilt, Pictorial Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Quilt made from baby clothes for 7-year old girl

The quilt above was made for Rosie, age 7, out of her baby clothes.  I’ve explained how it all began in my previous blog (Rosie’s Quilt – From the beginning).  The second block in the quilt was a request from Traci, Rosie’s mother. It shows Rosie […]

Nina’s Quilt – Quilt made for 5-year-old using her own baby clothes

By |September 21st, 2012|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, Collection Quilts-blog, Memory Quilt, Unusual Quilts|

Here is the second quilt I made this summer for the youngest girl, Nina – a […]